Upcoming Play and Playground Events

May 19, 2022 WHAT IS OUTDOOR CLASSROOM DAY? Outdoor Classroom Day is a global campaign to celebrate and inspire outdoor learning and play. On the day, thousands of...
School and Education

June 1, 2022 Join NSC and thousands of organizations across the country as we work to raise awareness of what it takes to Keep Each Other Safe. Observed annually in...
Health and Safety

June 16, 2022 The World’s Largest Swimming Lesson™, created by the World Waterpark Association in 2010, is a global public relations event supported by...
Pools

June 26, 2022 Come to Boise, ID, for the Shape America West Regional Conference. Register here
School and Education

July 1, 2022 Since 1985, America has celebrated July as the nation’s official Park and Recreation Month. This July, we want everyone talking about what they love about...
Parks and Recreation

July 1, 2022 Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States. Ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun are the main cause of skin cancer. UV damage can...
Health and Safety

July 18, 2022 The week of July 16-22, 2018, thousands of youth sports coaches, athletic directors, recreation directors, association members, sponsors, young athletes,...
Athletics

July 25, 2022 The Institute was established to help support, enhance, and develop the instructional skill sets of grassroots K-12 physical education teachers and...
Athletics

September 1, 2022 One in 3 children in the United States is overweight or obese. Childhood obesity puts kids at risk for health problems that were once seen only in...
Health and Safety

September 10, 2022 Takoma Park Maryland is holding the 10th Annual Play Day, Saturday, September 8, 2018, at Takoma Park Middle School from 10am-2pm. ...
Play

September 26, 2022 Creating a dialogue among child professionals will be at the heart of the 9th Child in the City World Conference. It takes place in the Austrian...
Parks Administration

September 27, 2022   To learn more and to register, visit the NRPA Annual Conference website here.  
Parks and Recreation

October 1, 2022 Monday, October 1st, 2018 #BlueUp Anti-bullying activities include STOMP Out Bullying™'s signature campaign World Day of Bullying...
Bullying

October 1, 2022 October is National Farm to School Month! Join us and thousands of schools, early care, and education sites, farms, communities, and organizations...
Health and Safety

October 1, 2022 International Walk to School Month (IWALK) is an annual global event of the Active & Safe Routes to School program, taking place each October. It is...
School and Education

October 3, 2022 The United Nations has designated the first Monday of October every year as World Habitat Day. This year, it will be celebrated on 7 October 2013. The...
Health and Safety

October 3, 2022 Child Health Day in the United States raises people’s awareness of how they can protect and develop children’s health. This event is annually celebrated...
Health and Safety

October 4, 2022 Illinois Park & Rec Association Homewood, Illinois 708.588.2280
Playground Construction

October 12, 2022 Since 1984 and the very first edition, organized by Stéphane Hauvette with 7 competitors, the Roc d’Azur has grown continually and now...
Athletics

October 24, 2022 The 2018 Annual Membership Meeting will attract over 200 industry leaders and feature exceptional networking, Exhibitor Showcase with tabletop displays...
Surfaces

October 25, 2022 Join fellow waterpark owners, operators, developers, designers and suppliers for the WWA Annual Symposium & Trade Show. The WWA Show continues to...
Aquatics

November 1, 2022 Every Fall, Pease Park Conservancy welcomes hundreds of supporters, civic leaders, influencers, neighbors, and friends for an evening celebrating the...
Parks and Recreation

November 3, 2022 Learn the latest athletic, fitness and recreation trends from more than 130 educational sessions and explore hundreds of exhibitors that bring you...
Athletics

November 14, 2022 Deliver compelling guest experiences and build on your success at IAAPA Attractions Expo 2018. You'll discover fun, future trends, and the forward...
Amusement Park

November 17, 2022 Rural communities are wonderful places to live and work, which is why over 60 million people – nearly one in five Americans – call them home. These...
Health and Safety

November 22, 2022 Contact: Washington Recreation and Park Association - [email protected] or 888-459-0009 https://wrpa.memberclicks.net/certified-playground-...
Playground Construction

November 25, 2022 Forging New Frontiers, the annual conference of the Injury Free Coalition for Kids, is the premier injury prevention meeting to foster collaborative...
Health and Safety

December 10, 2022 Human Rights Day is held on 10 December every year, the date the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human...
Health and Safety

January 1, 2023 National Mentoring Month is a campaign held each January to promote youth mentoring in the United States. It was...
School and Education

January 29, 2023 International Puzzle Day is celebrated on January 29. It was created in 1995 by game companies in the United States. On International Puzzle Day,...
Games and Gaming

February 1, 2023 Every February, the school-based health care community celebrates National School-Based Health Care Awareness Month—an opportunity to recognize...
School and Education

February 1, 2023 RAISING AWARENESS ABOUT THE NECESSITY OF UNSTRUCTURED PLAY February 4, 2015, was the first annual Global School Play Day for students in schools...
School and Education

February 12, 2023 8th Annual Mid-Winter Play Day February 11, 2018 1pm-4pm, Volunteers 12pm-5pm Takoma Park Community Center This event is co-sponsored by the...
Games and Gaming

February 17, 2023 The Playwork Campference is a camping conference dedicated to the theory, ethics, and practices of Playwork, offering a unique opportunity to spend...
Adventure Playgrounds

March 1, 2023 National Nutrition Month® is a nutrition education and information campaign sponsored annually by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign is...
Health and Safety

March 13, 2023 This course is the most comprehensive training program on playground hazard identification and risk management methods offered. Advanced reading and 12...
Maintenance & Inspection

March 13, 2023 Event Overview The STC will hold its 2019 Spring Membership Meeting and Awards Ceremony on March 11 - 13, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Seattle. The...
Artificial Turf

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Parks and Recreation

March 17, 2023 11th Annual Growing IN Place Symposium Greening Urban Childhood by Design   Theme:  Greening Urban Childhood by Design...
Nature Play

March 28, 2023 For more details, go to www.prps.org  Let the Spirit of Recreation…  invite you to attend the largest statewide tradeshow...
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